Man with ‘perfectly placed’ gun shoots wife’s intruder

A man with a perfectly placed gun has killed his wife after she entered his home, fatally shooting him, police said.

According to police, the intruder entered the home at approximately 1:40 a.m.

Friday at a residence on a private property in the 900 block of West Broadway Street.

Police said the man’s wife was sitting on the couch, but was unable to get up.

When the intruder finally made his way to the living room, he found his wife with a gunshot wound to the head.

He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead.

Police said the wife’s husband was a former Marine who served three tours in Afghanistan.